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Senior Physiotherapist

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Senior Physiotherapy
NHS AfC: Band 6
Fixed term: 12 months (12mths)
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (37.5 hours per week)
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Royal Stoke
Royal Stoke
£31,365 - £37,890 PA
30/11/2020 23:59

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.


Senior Physiotherapist Respiratory Rotational Post (Temp 12mths)

Have you had good experience across a range of specialties at Band 5 level and want new challenges? Are you looking for a change of scene to widen your experience?  Would you like to develop your leadership and teaching skills alongside growth of your clinical ability?  If so, come and join the Therapies team at the University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust. We are looking for an enthusiastic therapist with strong clinical and team working skills, who has a positive and resilient outlook who is able to embrace the challenges and opportunities of working in a large acute trust.

The Therapies Team at UHNM are looking for a Band 6 Physiotherapist to work within respiratory rotations. This is a rotational experience in Critical Care, Paediatrics, Surgical Wards & SSCU, Medicine including NIV, Emergency Therapy Team which includes Accident & Emergency and Acute Assessment Unit, Frail Elderly, Cystic Fibrosis and Cardiothoracics.

Applicants will need to have on-call competencies and be experienced in working in a variety of respiratory areas within an NHS setting.

The post offers the opportunity to work in an exciting University Hospital. The hospital is a regional centre for Cystic Fibrosis, Non-Invasive Ventilation, Neurosurgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery.  The University Hospital of North Midlands has a large Critical Care Unit and Paediatric Critical Care Unit.

This experience will give the post holder an excellent opportunity to develop their leadership and management skills as well as building clinical expertise that will enhance and broaden their clinical skills.  Supervision will be provided by the Band 7 Therapists and Principle Therapists and continuous development is supported through appraisal, internal training and external learning.

The University Hospital of North Midlands is located on 2 hospital sites and the post works within a 7 day shift system which will include weekend, late shift, Bank Holiday and on call working.

For further information regarding this post please contact Clare Johnson on telephone number 01782 675432 or email




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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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